ATENASTUDIO is a research and a design practice based in Rome, working in the fields of architecture and urbanism. The studio was established by Marco Sardella and Rossana Atena.

ATENASTUDIO has been strongly involved on several designs projects and international competitions with professionalism and thorough experience of architecture, advanced technologies, landscape, urbanism and interior design.



Our skills are constantly being developed through new projects and through exchange with our global collaborators, experts and specialists.

Rossana ATENA, graduated in architecture at the University of Rome 'La Sapienza', (1999). She received the Master of Excellence in Architecture (2003) from the Berlage Institute, Postgraduate Laboratory of Architecture, in Rotterdam.
During the years 2003-2004, she was researcher and guest co-tutor at the Berlage Institute of Rotterdam, for the II Year Research Program: 'Domesticating Technology Transfers'.
Since 2003 she is Contract Professor at LUDI, University 'La Sapienza' of Rome for the ' Technology and Design' studio.
In 2005 and 2008 she was jury member at the invited
competition organized by the Municipality of Tirana for the 'Architectural Design of the Urban Complex in the Elbasani Road, Tirana', the 'New Regulatory Plan of Tirana' and the 'Urban development Competition Zone E, Tirana'.

Marco SARDELLA, graduated in architecture at the University of Rome 'La Sapienza' (1999), received the Ph.D. in Architecture Technologies (2004) from the ITACA/Department of Architecture at 'La Sapienza' University in Rome.
Since 2003 he is Contract Professors at LUDI, University 'La Sapienza' of Rome for the 'Technology and Design' studio.
In 2002 he founded Labics studio together with M.C. Clemente and F.Isidori.
In 2005 he established ATENASTUDIO.
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